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Usually, anode rods are mounted through top.

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 30, 2019


The valve you purchased could be defective.

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 29, 2019


If its 1 blink every 3 seconds its normal operation.
Otherwise, this is the meaning of the various blinks:

No blinks = no poilet light (not enough power (in millivolts) to keep it lit.
2 flashes = insufficient voltage (in millivolts) to gas valve.
4 flashes = high water temperature (over heat sensor activated.
5 flashes = water temperature sensor failure.
7 flashes = gas control valve / thermostat failure.
8 flashes = Only occurs if the gas control valve or Temperature knob has been turned off And the thermocouple continued to produce electric power.
9 flashes = Combustion chamber temperature sensor open or shorted.
10 flashes = LDO occurrence was detected in the combustion chamber (contaminants).

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 28, 2019


Remove the pilot cover on the outside of the water heater. Turn the gas valve knob to "Light". Using a long fireplace match or long stem lighter light the pilot. Turn the knob to "run" or "on". Replace the cover. If it will not light or stay lit, you may need a new thermocouple. They are not that expensive, but replacing them yourself can be a pain.

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 26, 2019


Are we talking NG or LP?

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 21, 2019


Have you checked your main water supply into your system? Or fuse to heater!

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 18, 2019


While it could be many things that have gone wrong, the most likely cause is the heating element has failed. Call the local dealer.

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 15, 2019


That ;is about the life expectancy of a tank type heater. What specifically is leaking?

Water Water... | Answered on Jun 03, 2019

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